County Fair Livestock Sale Checks

Watch your mailbox for County Fair Livestock Sale checks as the committee treasurer will be mailing them on Friday, October 15.

Don’t forget to thank your buyers or stop by their place of business with a thank you note, thank you gift or special treat!

4-H Toy Drive – Items Due November 16

Washington County 4-H will be competing in Marietta Community Foundation’s Nonprofit Challenge sponsored by Superior Toyota Hyundai in support of The Salvation Army’s Washington County Angel Tree program.

1. Toys must be newly purchased and unwrapped

2. Washington County 4-H will be taking donations until Tuesday, November 16 at 4:00 pm

3. All unwrapped toys must be dropped at the OSU Extension Office located at 1115 Gilman Ave, Marietta

4. Call 740-376-7431 if questions

Last year Washington County 4-H won $5000 for placing second in the drive! The funds were deposited in the 4-H Fund at the Marietta Community Foundation.

October 11 Deadline for County 4-H Awards

Even though it will be Columbus Day, the Extension Office will be open! However, the building at 1115 Gilman Ave, Marietta will be closed, but the Extension Office will be open. When you arrive at the building please call the Extension Office 740-376-7431 and an Extension employee will come down to the front door and let you in or receive your application.

Refer to last week’s post for details about the application, trips, pins and all the club awards!

Paper Clover Campaign at Tractor Supply

The Marietta TSC will be participating in the national Paper Clover Campaign and the store is hosting our 4-H display at the front of their store. Stop by and support the campaign!

  • Paper Clover Runs Wednesday, October 6 through October 17.
  • Customers will be invited to add an additional donation at check-out or round-up.
  • As usual, counties will receive 80% of the funds. The funds will be used for camp and youth leadership experiences.

Timeline for County 4-H Awards & Trips – Due Oct 11

Trip Award Clarification for 2022 Trips – since some trips were held and others cancelled in 2020 and 2021, we will be starting with a blank slate for 2022. So if you are interested in applying for a trip in 2022, YOU MUST complete an application.

2022 Trip Details (as of 10/1/21)

  • Buckeye Leadership Workshop – Recreation Unlimited, Ashley, OH. March. Age 16 or high school sophomore.
  • State 4-H Leadership Camp – 4-H Camp Ohio, June 1-5, 2022. Must be age 14 as of Jan 1st.
  • 4-H Citizenship-Washington Focus – National 4-H Center, Washington DC. June 19-24, 2022. Must be age 14 as of Jan 1st.
  • 4-H Leadership-Washington Focus – Will NOT be held in 2022
  • Ohio 4-H Sea Camp – Kelley’s Island 4-H Camp, July. Youth must be ages 15-17
  • Ohio 4-H Sr. Shooting Education Camp – Canters Cave 4-H Camp, Jackson, OH. July. Must be ages 12 – 18.
  • Ohio 4-H Jr. Shooting Education Camp – Canters Cave 4-H Camp, Jackson, OH. July. Must be age 9 – 12.
  • Space Adventure Camp – Marietta College. June. Youth ages 11-13 and/or grades 7 – 9.

Award Applications for Members to Complete:

https://washington.osu.edu/sites/washington/files/imce/2021%20Wash%20Co%20Award%20Application.pdf

https://washington.osu.edu/sites/washington/files/imce/2021%20Wash%20Co%20Award%20Application%20-%20fillable.pdf

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GSFIhkBt5u9pI3AUccy50apJZ0glonErndkxVUPjpKg/edit?usp=sharing

https://washington.osu.edu/sites/washington/files/imce/2021%20Wash%20Co%20Award%20Application.docx

Club Award Forms & Year End Recognition

Charlotte Wagner 4-H Club Community Service Award – due October 11, 2021

2021 Honor Club Application (completed by club)

2021 Scrapbook Application/Score Sheet (completed by club)

2021 4-H Member Completion Report for member pins & certificates (completed by club advisors)

October 11                   Member’s application due to Extension Office.  Extension Office removes names and adds numbers to applications to provide an anonymous packet for the Awards Selection Committee to review.

October 25                      Awards Selection Committee reviews applications and selects Project Pin and Special Pin Award Winners.

October 25                      Trip Committee interviews applicants and selects winners for 4-H Trips and Margaret Meredith award.

Early November          Award winners invited to attend the 4-H Year Celebration.

November 18                 4-H Year Celebration – Ice Cream Bar at 6:30 PM and program at 7:00 PM. at the Washington County Junior Fair Building. Award Applications are returned to applicants.

Ohio 4-H Celebration of Youth – Bidding is Now Open!

Since 1998, 4-H Celebration of Youth has been the annual statewide fundraiser supporting Ohio 4-H youth development in each of Ohio’s counties.

Did you know that you can participate in the Ohio 4-H Celebration of Youth auction, even if you’re not going to the event? The auction is now open and can be found at 4HCOY.givesmart.com. Items include everything from homemade jewelry to beach vacations.

Please register to bid at 4HCOY.givesmart.com. If you need any assistance, you can find directions at go.osu.edu/COY or call the Ohio 4-H Foundation at 614-292-6943.

The auction will close on Saturday evening, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. Bid early and bid often to support Ohio 4-H!

Thank you in advance for your support!

Barlow Livestock Sale Results

Market Ducks

Premier Exhibitor Market Ducks shown by Kazden Valentine was purchased by B.V. Aquarium for $525

Grand Champion Market Ducks shown by Zayden Valentine was purchased by DQ Marietta & Peoples Bank/Peoples Insurance for $850

Reserve Champion Market Ducks shown by Aiden Boyer was purchased by Charlie Schilling & Don Jones – State Representative 95th District for $525

Average: $315

Complete Sale Results: Market Duck Results for Posting

Market Dairy Goat

Premier Exhibitor Market Dairy Goat shown by Gwendolyn Lang was purchased by Don Jones – State Representative 95th District for $420

Grand Champion Market Dairy Goat shown by Maddox Antill was purchased by Creative Landscapes LLC & Eugene & Karen Hill for $1600

Reserve Champion Market Dairy Goat shown by Ericka Schultheis was purchased DQ Marietta & Peoples Bank/Peoples Insurance for $470

Average: $461

Complete Sale Results: Mkt Dairy Goats for posting

 Feeder Calf Heifers

Grand Champion Feeder Calf Heifer shown by Aidan Woodruff was purchased by John & Ann Bonnette for $2,800

Reserve Champion Feeder Calf Heifer shown by Madison Hiener was purchased by Andrew Lisk/Lisk Lawn Care for $2,000

Average: $1814

Complete Sale Results: FC Heifers for posting

Feeder Calf Steers

Premier Exhibitor Feeder Calf shown by Jordan Seaman was purchased by Pine Ridge Meat Processing for $3,400

Grand Champion Feeder Calf Steer shown by Aidan Woodruff was purchased by Lashley Tractor Sales Marietta, Quaker City, Zanesville, and St. Clairsville for $4,200

Reserve Champion Feeder Calf Steer shown by Alayna Biehl was purchased by Simmons & Simmons Insurance for $4,000

Average: $1906

Complete Sale Results: FC Steers for Posting